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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: CF, EROS, LNG


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in CF Industries Holdings Inc (Symbol: CF), where a total volume of 18,394 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 1.8 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 49% of CF's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.8 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $35 strike call option expiring November 17, 2017 , with 4,399 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 439,900 underlying shares of CF. Below is a chart showing CF's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $35 strike highlighted in orange:

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Eros International plc (Symbol: EROS) saw options trading volume of 1,741 contracts, representing approximately 174,100 underlying shares or approximately 43.4% of EROS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 401,320 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $12.50 strike call option expiring March 16, 2018 , with 430 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 43,000 underlying shares of EROS. Below is a chart showing EROS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $12.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Cheniere Energy Inc. (Symbol: LNG) options are showing a volume of 8,741 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 874,100 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 42.8% of LNG's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.0 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $52.50 strike call option expiring November 17, 2017 , with 1,060 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 106,000 underlying shares of LNG. Below is a chart showing LNG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $52.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for CF options , EROS options , or LNG options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: CF , EROS , LNG


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